TCS, GIDC yet to start construction in IT Zone: Guj Govt
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Last Updated: Wednesday, March 10, 2010, 23:11
Gandhinagar: Private as well as government-owned agencies like TCS, ICICI Bank, Satyam Computers and Gujarat Industrial Development Corporation (GIDC) are yet to start construction in the IT zone which have been allotted to them by the state government in Gandhinagar.

In a written reply to a question asked by Congress member Rajendrasinh Parmar, the state government admitted that these companies, which were allotted lands in 2007 and 2008 have not started construction on the site in the IT zone.

However, University Grants Commission (UGC), DLF and Torrent Power Ltd (TPL) have begun construction on the site in the IT zone in the state capital, they said.

Giving details of the lands these company has been allotted, the state revenue department stated that Tata Consultancy Service has been given 1.03 lakh square metre land, while GIDC has got 2,22,585 sq metre land.

DLF has got 1,01,200 sq metre, UGC and Torrent 10,000 sq metre each and ICICI bank has got 71,264 sq metre area, while Satyam Computers has got 1,05,222 square metre area of land.

The allocation to these companies was made in the year 2007 and 2008, stated the revenue department in the assembly.


First Published: Wednesday, March 10, 2010, 23:11

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